Some of Kim’s published and favorite photographs from around the world, taken with a Canon 5Diii. Hover for captions, or tap on mobile.
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An Ethiopian Orthodox monk reads on the steps of a rock-hewn church in Lalibela, Ethiopia.

An Ethiopian Orthodox monk reads on the steps of a rock-hewn church in Lalibela, Ethiopia.

Inside an ancient rock-hewn church in Lalibela, Ethiopia.

Inside an ancient rock-hewn church in Lalibela, Ethiopia.

Mineral pools in the other-worldly Afar Region of remote northern Ethiopia.

Mineral pools in the other-worldly Afar Region of remote northern Ethiopia.

A Basotho man in a tiny village of Lesotho, Africa.

A Basotho man in a tiny village of Lesotho, Africa.

Village kids play as their parents harvest wheat.

Village kids play as their parents harvest wheat.

Separating chaff from corn in a Lesotho village.

Separating chaff from corn in a Lesotho village.

Futbol is universal.

Futbol is universal.

Wheat harvests in a Lesotho mountain village. Africa.

Wheat harvests in a Lesotho mountain village. Africa.

A teenage village girl wearing a Basotho blanket.

A teenage village girl wearing a Basotho blanket.

Raised-relief hieroglyphs in an Egyptian temple.

Raised-relief hieroglyphs in an Egyptian temple.

Nile River view of desert mountains surrounding the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt.

Nile River view of desert mountains surrounding the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt.

A zodiac ceiling in Dendara Temple, in the Egyptian desert.

A zodiac ceiling in Dendara Temple, in the Egyptian desert.

A Moscow Mule being served at acclaimed Russian restaurant Kachka in Portland, Oregon (for SF Chronicle).

A Moscow Mule being served at acclaimed Russian restaurant Kachka in Portland, Oregon (for SF Chronicle).

Russian beet salad at Kachka in Portland, Oregon (for SF Chronicle).

Russian beet salad at Kachka in Portland, Oregon (for SF Chronicle).

Table decorations at Russian dumpling night in Portland, Oregon (for SF Chronicle).

Table decorations at Russian dumpling night in Portland, Oregon (for SF Chronicle).

Ruins of the Sanctuary of Pallas Athene in Delphi, Greece.

Ruins of the Sanctuary of Pallas Athene in Delphi, Greece.

Village walkway through lush palm trees in Kerala, India.

Village walkway through lush palm trees in Kerala, India.

Canal houseboats in Alleppey, Kerala, India.

Canal houseboats in Alleppey, Kerala, India.

Standup comedian entertains a Portland, Oregon crowd (for SF Chronicle).

Standup comedian entertains a Portland, Oregon crowd (for SF Chronicle).

Article & photos about the comedy scene in Portland, Oregon for SF Chronicle.

Article & photos about the comedy scene in Portland, Oregon for SF Chronicle.

Oil wells at sunset in rural Oklahoma.

Oil wells at sunset in rural Oklahoma.

World-renown rock art expert examines ancient cave drawings in France.

World-renown rock art expert examines ancient cave drawings in France.

Grazing pasture with cows in rural Oklahoma, USA.

Grazing pasture with cows in rural Oklahoma, USA.

Sacred Golden Eagle at a Native American eagle sanctuary in rural Oklahoma.

Sacred Golden Eagle at a Native American eagle sanctuary in rural Oklahoma.

Bay of Kotor, Montenegro (for G Adventures).

Bay of Kotor, Montenegro (for G Adventures).